Date & Time: Jul 13, 2017 at 0815 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-31 Cheyenne
Operator:
Registration:
N47GW
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
No
MSN:
31T-8104030
YOM:
1981
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
1
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from Tyler-Pounds Regional Airport, the pilot encountered technical problems and lost control of the airplane that crashed in a pasture. The aircraft (owned by T-210 Holdings LLC) was destroyed upon impact and both occupants were killed.